Day 01: Arrive to Kathmandu (Altitude: 1350/4428 ft. Meal: Dinner)
The first view of Nepal from the window of your plane could be a lifetime memorable view as the clear wide and white range of Himalayas shine straight in-front of your eyes. The ecstatic beauty is so rare that you won’t be able to blink your eyes. Welcome to Nepal; a large heaven within this small planet Earth. As you step out of the airport our representative and a driver will receive you with a pleasant smiling welcome on their faces. You will be escorted to your hotel in the city in a car. Our representative will take complete care in processing your check-in into the hotel. After your refreshment, you will be briefed about the next day trip. In the evening, we, the Hiking Nepal will offer you a welcome dinner introducing Nepalese cuisine and culture.
Day 02: Kathmandu Cultural Tour (Altitude: 1350/4428 ft. Meal: Breakfast)
Kathmandu is the historical and cultural heart of Nepal and has been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors. The city presents a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and Western influence. Early morning enjoy the breakfast and head towards the most popular Hindu shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva- Pashupatinath. Pashupatinath, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is considered the holiest place in Nepal to cremate the departed ones. You can easily witness the culture of Hindu funeral in Aryaghat at Pashupatinath. Then few minutes’ walk will bring you to Boudhnath, which is one of the biggest Buddhist shrines in the world. In this UNESCO World Heritage Site you can observe Buddhist monks absorbed in prayer surrounding the stupa. The Tibetan flavor is well observed in the backstreets of Boudhannath. Then, you will have your lunch in a typical Buddhist restaurant in Boudhanath. After the lunch, you will drive to Kathmandu Durbar Square. This ancient courtyard is incredible with enormous craftsmanship expertise of the local inhabitants of primeval and medieval ages. The stone paved streets, pagoda style edifices and the religious monuments inclusive different deities are the cultural displays at the site. After, the thorough see through over these world heritage sites you will probably let go your exhaustion at your cozy hotel room.
Day 3: Fly to Lukla and trek to Monjo (Altitude: 2840/ 9372 ft. Monjo: 2656 m/8765 ft. Flight: 30 minutes Trek: 3/4 hrs. Meal: BLD)
As per your flight schedule to Lukla you will be transferred to airport in a private vehicle. Thirty minutes flight to Lukla is one of the most thrilling flights, especially the landing moment. At the airport, your trek guide will take the total care of you. He will brief you about the trek which will kick off in few minutes. You will be trekking along the Dudh Koshi River to Phakding. Beyond Phakding the trial goes up north to Dudh Koshi valley. The trial chases the amusing course alongside the DudhKoshi River then climbs to the village of Chumao. Passing the sparsely populated Sherpa hamlets and the magnificent woods of rhododendron, magnolia and giant firs the trail sharply slides down to big valley of Monjo and at this point the trek officially enters to Sagarmatha National Park on the first trekking day. It is a short trek of 3-4 hours to begin your trekking adventure. Overnight at local lodge in Monjo.
Day 4: Trek to Namche (Altitude; 3440 m/11352 ft. Trek: 5/6 hrs. Meal: BLD)
Early morning after the breakfast you will resume your trek. You will have your lunch in one of the tea houses on the way to Namche. Beyond the park entrance in Monjo the trial goes through steep rock-strewn descent to large farm and in a while you will arrive at Jorsale 2850m. Several steep descents and ascents after Jorsale will finally bring you to the Sherpa capital Namche 3450m. Overnight at local lodge in Namche.
Day 5: Rest day at Namche (Altitude; 3440 m/11352 ft. Meal: BLD)
Rest days while you are trek are especially designed to allow you to acclimatize properly. So, we recommend you to hike around Namche rather than staying with the coffee or beers in a restaurant in Namche. Ask your guide who will help you exactly what to do on that particular day so that you will be acclimatizing well. Overnight in Namche
Day 6: Trek to Tashinga (Altitude; 3450 m/11385 ft. Meal: BLD)
Today, you will set out your journey to Tashinga via Khumjung. . The shorter trail that goes to Khumjung climbs through the lush rhododendron forest. An hour climb beyond the forest will take you to Shyangboche (3700m). A beautifully located Sherpa village in Khumbu, Syangboche has the airport which is one of the high altitude airports of the world and highest of Nepal. Beyond Syangboche the trail slides up to cross passes a yak farm and a Buddhist stupa. Breathtaking views of the Everest, Lhotse and Amadablam throughout trial will bring you to the final descent which continues to Khumjung and Sanasa before reaching Tashinga. Spend Overnight at Tashinga.
Day 7: Excursion trip to Tengboche, back to Tashinga. (Altitude: 3860 m/12738 ft. Trek: 4/5 hrs. Meal: BLD)
Begins walking down through rhododendron forest to the Dudh Koshi. Crossing a suspension bridge, almost two and half hours of up climb walk along the lush vegetation will bring you to Tengboche. Tengboche is renowned for its celebrated monastery, which is the largest in the entire Khumbu Region. The view of Mt. Amadablam as a backdrop of Tengboche Monastery is so far the most enchanting view from Tengboche. Also, the scenic view of Everest, Lhotse and Ama Dablam rising in the closer scope is equally amazing. Spend you valuable time exploring the surrounding and retrace back to Tashinga for overnight stay.
Day 08: Trek to Mende via Khumjung (Altitude: 3736m/12328 ft. Trek: 3/4 hrs. Meal: BLD)
Following the Khumjung village trail, and exploring monastery at Khumjung where Yeti Scalp is displayed, you will walk up to the Bhote Koshi valley which leads to Renjola Pass is amazing, since today you have behind the normal Everest Base Camp trial. You will walk along the broad dusty and rocky trials. As you walk more, the rural life starts getting unfold and the rawness of nature gets even rawer. After descending down to Bhote Koshi River, a steep up climb will finally bring you to Mende. Mende is a stopover point for the Tibetan traders who get to Namche crossing Nangma La Pass. Mende also known as Thame is also a popular destination for mountaineering activities with Mountain Training Schools. Thame Gompa, situated above the village overlooking the valley is the site for the spring celebrations of the Mani Rimdu festival.
Day 09: Trek to Monjo (Altitude: 2656 m/8765 ft. Trek: 3/4 hrs. Meal: BLD)
Exploring the Himalayan culture and lifestyle, you will descend down to Monjo via Namche. Traversing the rhododendron and magnolia forests exploring the monasteries at village like Namche you will be once again arrive to Monjo. Spend overnight at Mountain lodge.
Day 10: Trek to Lukla (Altitude: 2840/ 9372 ft. Trek: 4/5 hrs. Meal: BLD)
Yet again, trek through Dudh Koshi valley and retrace your path along Monjo and Phakding to reach to Lukla. On the way recall, the trek to Namche from Lukla was over 10 hours and took two hard days to complete. Now the reverse trek from Namche to Lukla is just 6-8 hours consuming simple single day. Congratulations your trek was amazingly perfect. At the end of Day 10, you arrive at Lukla and your trek concludes.
Day 11: Fly to Kathmandu (Altitude: 1350/4428 ft. Flight: 30 minutes Meal: B/D)
As per your flight schedule you will board the twin otter plane and fly back to Kathmandu. At Kathmandu, like in earlier occasion you will be received by a company representative and a driver. You will be escorted to your hotel room. Evening time, we invite you for farewell dinner at authentic restaurant. You can share your experience, feedback us and give us a chance to make your evening a wonderful time. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 12: Depart Kathmandu (Altitude: 1350/4428 ft. Meal: Breakfast)
Our tour officer will pick you up from your hotel three hours prior to your departure time. You will be escorted in a private vehicle to the airport for your final departure. Have a safe flight home.